Markus is a recognized thought leader, speaker and facilitator in the fast paced world of cutting edge brand management. In his most recent undertakings Markus helped Aston Martin, Harley-Davidson and Ferrari build, scale and deliver their fascinating brands to more people in more places around the world. Other work includes many years of brand-, marketing- and retail development at numerous other marques, including private equity backed luxury mobile phone maker Vertu, covering the entire spectrum from mass to premium to luxury. Markus holds an MBA from Oxford University and is an Honorary Senior Visiting Fellow at CASS Business School in London. He engages in workshops and lectures at conferences and leading business schools around the world.